Tag: mileage

Mileage adjustment should be regulated to put a stop to new wave of clocking, says VRA

Regulation should be introduced to bring a much higher level of control to the mileage adjustment sector, believes the Vehicle Remarketing Association. The trade organisation – which represents companies that are involved in remarketing more than 1.5 million vehicles every year – says that it is hearing reports from members that suggest that the problem

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“Starship mileages” no longer putting off used car buyers

Used cars that have covered “starship mileages” of 150,000 miles or more are no longer off-putting to buyers if the condition and the badge is right, reports Glass’s. The publishers of the motor trade bible, Glass’s Guide, say that a healthy market has developed for prestige cars that would once have been considered almost unsaleable.

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The number of clocked cars on UK roads is on the rise, says HPI

The number of ‘clocked’ cars on UK roads increased by three per cent in 2013, says HPI. The company says the practice of clocking a car – adjusting the mileage reading to make it worth more – has been around for a number of years, and was in fact made easier with the introduction of digital

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